'...a robust defence of the Dresden raids...counters attempts to recast [Germany]...as the second world war's principal victims.' -- Michael Burleigh, Guardian
'Taylor weaves a chilling narrative from eyewitness accounts and...documentary research...His account of the air operation...is quite superb.' -- Allan Mallison, The Times
'Taylor's magnificent...study...surely as close as the English language will get to a definitive, balanced examination of the subject.' -- Roger Hutchinson, Scotsman
About the Author
Frederick Taylor was educated at Aylesbury Grammar School, and read History and Modern Languages at Oxford, and did postgraduate work at Sussex University. He edited and translated The Goebbels Diaries 1939-41.